Tony Vian RadulescuWashington State Patrol, Washington
End of Watch: Thursday, February 23, 2012
Reflections for Trooper Tony Vian Radulescu
I remember Tony coming out and taking my traffic accidents when I worked the road. He always showed up with a big grin on his face. He was one of those rare law enforcement officers who always had a great attitude, smile, and kind heart. Although I never had the pleasure of really getting to know him, I do feel a significant loss when I think back to my patrol days. I do remember him often, and I think I always will. God Bless Tony.
Deputy Chief Andy Pate
Poulsbo Police Department
December 1, 2016
Tony, its been 4 years brother but we still honor, remember and miss you!
February 24, 2016
Trooper Radulescu, you are an inspiration. You've come to this country like myself in search of a better life and an opportunity to shine but you had achieved so much. You gained a lot of respect from your colleagues in the law enforcement community and the citizens of this state. For this I applaud you.
Know that your fellow countrymen from Romania and Moldova are proud of you. You showed that we can be just as good as them.
Sa te odihneasca bunul Dimnezeu in pace si sa-ti fie usoara tarina.
WA State resident
October 25, 2015
We're still thinking of you, Brother.
May 28, 2015
We remember and honor you Trooper. May God grant you peace. You are missed.
Captain Michael McAllister
Lewis Co. Dist. 16 Fire Department
January 20, 2015
Tony - know that you are still loved by many. If what you stand for that is not what we all strive for dialy, I don't know what we should then.
Tony - please take care of my son Nicholas Jennings who now has the watch. I have done what I can, buying his backup, but make sure he wears his vest and goes by the book. Mom and I love him so much as much as does our grand so to all that pray for tony, please pray for my son, Nick too - Badge 908 - Vancouver-Chealis area.
I Believe that Jesus has a plan for all of us and that those who serve his chirldren will most assuradly see God's Face.
Richard Joseph Todd
November 25, 2014
This year I had run at Police Week in Washington DC the 5k memorial run in the memory of him.Last year I met Tony's brothers and few of his colleagues at National Vigil and I feel that I know him like a long time friend and I'll respect and always keep in mind and soul his sacrifice and example of heroism,integrity and passion for police job,for making a difference in this world.Proud for being a fellow Romanian,Rest in peace! Gone but never forgotten!!
May 16, 2014
I am really proud of him, of what he achieved. He makes me proud that I'm a romanian! R.I.P you will never be forgotten.
May 7, 2014
I'm sorry for what happened I miss him so much its not even cool....its wrong what happened..he didn't deserve what happened to him......
February 24, 2014
There are not words big enough there is not a hug strong enough there is not a smile wide enough each time we think of you It makes us feel so close to you we share a
memory of you and we feel your spirit near It's filled with
peace and so much love And we always cherish you, we don't want to say goodbye we didn't want to see you leave
we are trying to stay strong just because you asked to, we all know we have to let you go you have to find your peace
your soul, at rest for what we love we are so blessed so we have to stop asking why for the deep pain in our hearts we know this is not goodbye...
February 22, 2014
Hi brother & best friend this Sun will be 2 years since God took you in to his arms. We miss you very much. Their is not one day that we don't think about you. Can't wait for
police week May 15 in DC. We love so very much......
February 21, 2014
Rest in peace hero you will be remembered
Nick, Student 17
July 18, 2013
To the love of my life,
Not a day goes by that I do not think of you and miss you so much. I know your safe and in the presence of God's love. It does not make the pain of losing you any less.
You would have been so proud of the HERO's honor you received along with all of your fallen in Washington DC this year.
It was a fitting tribute to a man who gave to his country and then his community.
I miss your wonderful smile and the deep love we shared. I love you and you are always with me in my heart.
I love you Tony,
Ms. Gina Miller, Washington State Patrol
Surviving fiance Trooper Tony Radulescu EOW 2-23-12
June 3, 2013
Rest, my brother
Matthew 5:9 - Blessed are the peacemakers, for they will be named the sons of god.
June 2, 2013
I had the honor to hear the story of this HERO Trooper Tony Radulescu from his co-workers and brothers few weeks ago in Washington DC at the Police Memorial vigil.I was very saddened to find out how tragic he died in the line of duty and also I dedicated my 5k police memorial run to him.Talking to his co-workers who were wearing t-shirts with his name at vigil revealed that he was a remarkable man and dedicated officer and friend who's still alive in their memory.He was taken too soon from the life and job he loved.His sacrifice will always be honored and he will never be forgotten! Rest in peace!
Fellow Romanian from Chicago,IL
May 24, 2013
I am a private citizen living in Port Orchard, Wa. This trooper pulled me over just outside of where he lived. By the end of the conversation, even tho he ticketed me (I also received another ticket an hour before, so I was pretty upset), by the end of the conversation I didn't want him to leave. I wanted to keep chatting. He was a really nice guy. I was also only 23 years old and naturally scared of any police officer, but the way he conducted himself was what i believe to be the ideal conduct of a police officer.
April 22, 2013
A year has passed and it feels like yesterday but at the same time it feels like an eternity. Tony you will always be remembered for you smile, laughter, big bear hugs just to name a few. 557 will live on forever in my memories. Love you Tony!
February 23, 2013
Great man of a great pride! He will be remembered! WSP Shall not fall!
Sargeant Officer Vadym Shportylyuk
WSP District 7
January 31, 2013
ESTI UN EROU SI IN ROMANIA !!!!DUMNEZEU SA TE IERTE!!!SINCERE CONDOLEANTE FAMILIEI!!!!
January 20, 2013
As we start a new year(2013), your service and sacrifice will always be remembered.
Rest in Peace my Brother.
To my active duty Brothers and Sisters, PLEASE STAY SAFE!
Master Senior Investigator Cardell L. Dobbins #188 (Ret.)
Illinois Secretary of State Department of Police District 01, Region 01
January 1, 2013
My thoughts and prayers are with you, your family and friends. May you Rest In Peace.
Homeland Security Investigations - HSI
December 30, 2012
Thank You Trooper Radulescu for having protected the very county i was stationed in during my 4 years active duty in the U.S. Navy.
BMSN Marni Bonogofski
U.S. Navy (veteran)
December 27, 2012
Thank you for your service and helping to make America a safer place.
Deputy Brian Jones
Boulder County Sheriff's Office, CO
November 3, 2012
When I worked Patrol the WSP was always eager to back the County up on Traffic stops and other activity. WSP is the finest State Police agency in the US. Tony, was one of the best of these fine men and women.
My hearfelt condolences go out to his loved ones. Rest in His loving arms Tony, . You will be missed here. Your watch is over.
Deputy Luke Warfield (ret)
October 1, 2012
My friend, co-worker and fellow Trooper, Rest in peace for you are a true hero.
Trooper Scott Wernecke #958
Washington State Patrol
August 26, 2012
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